Halloween is one of the most creativity packed holidays of the year. Men, women, couples and children alike love to dress up and celebrate the holiday. Halloween’s unique twist is that creativity is taken from many pop culture icons, such as Disney characters, cartoons, reality television show rivals, the year’s hottest movie reboots, and more. The following Halloween costumes are among the trendiest this season:
1. Elsa and Anna from Frozen
Elsa and Anna are characters from the Frozen franchise. They’re particularly popular among kids due to their prominence as strong, fun, and heroic female characters. Many girls, and even their mothers, were delighted to finally see a franchise that spoke to a strong female audience…with catchy songs about sisterhood to boot. It also offers some family friendly choices for young girls and women’s costumes.
2. Minions, and Batman and Robin
Minions, Batman and Robin tend to be continually popular among Spirit Halloween, halloweencostumes.com shoppers. Part of this is how long the franchises have been in the public eye. Minions are the newest, stemming from 2010’s Despicable Me. Batman and Robin have been a popular buddy duo or couple’s costume since the 1960s when their TV show gained popularity. However, they’ve received continual reboots since then. This has made Batman and Robin popular as Halloween costumes for kids and adults alike.
3. Captain America
Captain America was one of the hallmark early movies within the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This film series is responsible for the modern take on superheroes within the film industry. It’s little surprise that it quickly became one of the most popular men’s costumes. This is also one of the costumes where one should always accessorize the symbolic shield.
4. Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin
Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin are a much loved couple’s reality tv costume idea. It’s uncommon enough that it’s not over represented, but at the same time it’s popular and funny enough that people will recognize it. The subjects themselves rose to popularity in early 2020 thanks to The Tiger King. With many people suddenly stuck at home, the public was eager for new content to binge. The documentary series proved the perfect way to scratch that itch so it’s sure to be a hit among couples Halloween costumes.
5. Baby Yoda
Baby Yoda comes from the Mandalorian TV show. The character instantly captured people’s attention. Baby Yoda is cute, popular and a perfect choice for a baby or toddler’s first costume. This can make it an ideal choice for a family introducing their newest member to Halloween.
6. Aqua Man
Aqua Man was a surprise hit in 2018. The character had been something of a punchline up to that point. Nobody suspected that an Aqua Man movie could be any good, and yet it turned out to be a shocking success. It didn’t help that heartthrob Jason Momoa played the starring role. The fact that it was such a surprise to people has made it a popular costume among men. A trident accessory is the perfect addition for authenticity.
7. Star Wars characters
It’s hard to go wrong with Star Wars characters. The franchise has been continually popular since the 1970s. Star Wars features a huge range of heights, body types, genders and ages. This makes it a particularly good choice for any group of people who want to portray Luke, Han, Chewie, Leia, Rey, or Darth Vadar himself.